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TV or radio programme within a series

In-text example Reference list example
  • For an episode from a  TV or radio series, use the same format as for a chapter in a book, but list the writer/director in the author position, and the producer in the editor position
  • Reference to series writer/director in text, just give year of publication in brackets after their name
  • No reference to the series writer/director in text, include series writer/director and date in brackets.
  • Writer/director in format Surname, Initial/s then the word Writer or Director (in round brackets) followed by a full stop
  • Year of release (in round brackets) followed by a full stop
  • Episode title
  • Television or Radio series episode [in square brackets] followed by a full stop
  • In
  • Producer of the series in format: Initial/s, Surname
  • The word Producer (in round brackets) followed by a comma
  • Title of the series (italics) followed by a full stop
  • Place of production: Publisher. (i.e. transmitting organisation and channel, where appropriate).
In The ascent of money, Ferguson (2008) makes the point that…

Ferguson, N. (Writer & Presenter) & Pennick, A. (Director). (2008). Blowing bubbles [Television series episode]. In M. Fall (Producer), The ascent of money. London, England: C4.

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